Patterns of adversity and post-traumatic stress among children adopted from care.

  title={Patterns of adversity and post-traumatic stress among children adopted from care.},
  author={Rebecca E Anthony and Amy L. Paine and M. J. Westlake and Emily Lowthian and Katherine H Shelton},
  journal={Child abuse \& neglect},

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